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‘No tan is worth it’: young melanoma survivor’s sun safe message

Launceston resident Kate von Stieglitz thought she was too young to be diagnosed with melanoma at 23 – but she was wrong.

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Tear-jerking moment terminally-ill bride, 23, marries the love of her life after being told she had just DAYS to live

A terminally-ill young woman who was diagnosed with cancer more than a year after she was told the lump on her leg was probably a wart has married the love of her life in an emotional ceremony at Sea World Resort.

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Rugby league legend Ray Price, 67, reveals he and his wife Sandy are BOTH battling cancer

Rugby league hardman Ray Price has revealed he and his wife of 20 years, Sandy, are both battling cancer after being diagnosed last year.

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Dubbo’s Melanoma March cancelled, but Carrie-Ann Beggs encourages skin checks

Get your skin checked. That’s one of the simple messages Dubbo’s Carrie-Ann Beggs is hoping to get out to the public.

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